The threat of wildfire will always be imminent in organized and unorganized areas if prevention
measures are not taken into consideration, planned, and implemented in advance. As more
new developments grow in forested areas and new dwellings are built in natural areas, the
public at large should be aware of and united against the problems related to wildfire and
the preventative actions required to augment the efforts of organized firefighting services.
In accordance with the recommendations of the executive, Partners in Protection has embarked
on its most ambitious task to date: the development of Alberta's First Community Wildland/Interface Planner.
This interactive manual provides individuals with the necessary tools in planning and in mitigating the
risk of fire in interface areas.
FireSmart CD-ROMFireSmart: Protecting Your Community from Wildfire
produced by Partners in Protection. This illustrated CD guide focuses
on how individuals and communities can work together to reduce the risk
of loss from interface fires. It provides practical tools and information
for use by interface residents, municipal officials, land use planners,
structural and wildland firefighters, and industries that operate in the